Front End Developer

Posted: Jan 20, 2022
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  • Location United States, Canada, Central America
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Benefits Full health and medical benefits, unlimited PTO
  • Compensation Competitive salaries and benefits packages.

Job Description

dotCMS is seeking a Front End Developer to work with our Research and Development team. Responsibilities will include assisting in developing new UI/UX for the dotCMS Content Management System.


  • Work with R&D team to create UI/UX standards
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries
  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders to design and implement new features
  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders to enhance the usability of existing features
  • Help enforce UI/UX consistencies across the system
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX of dotCMS
  • When needed work with the marketing team and stakeholders to implement changes and enhancements to the dotCMS starter site and

Qualifications Requirements

  • Computer Science Degree or equivalent experience (At least 5+ years working in Digital Production or equivalent)
  • Experience working with JavaScript, TypeScript and unit testing. Expert level hands-on experience with Angular or React.
  • Experience with REST API and GraphQL API usage
  • Familiarity node.js, npm, and frontend tooling such as Webpack
  • Experience with front-end unit testing frameworks such as Storybook, Jasmine, Karma, Cypress, etc.
  • Strong understanding of semantic HTML5 markup
  • Strong CSS and CSS3 skills with knowledge of cross browser quirks
  • Experience with responsive design and media queries
  • Familiarity with CSS pre-processors such as SASS or LESS
  • Experience with the Github development flow and code reviews
  • Understand design and be able to build new UI interfaces out of design systems

Preferred Skills

  • Committed to write the smartest code possible in every line.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) in English, interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills.
  • Able to promptly answer support related email, phone calls, and other electronic communications.
  • Self motivated, detail-oriented, and organized.
  • Positive attitude toward work.
  • Great problem solving ability.

dotCMS is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the US as we are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment Visa at this time. Additionally, this is a full-time role and we are not accepting contractors or C2C candidates.